Jason Snead, Executive Director of the Honest Elections Project, joins Teri to talk about the state of fair elections in America, including the unique challenges of voting in 2020. Is Wisconsin a bellwether for future electoral chaos?

On this GenXish episode, Teri and Fingers catch up on life in isolation (including Teri’s questionable new hobby) and delve into a discussion of the best sitcoms from the 1980s. Shelly Long or Kirstie Alley? Bea Arthur or Betty White? “227” or “Soap”?

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Teri’s guest on the latest Isolation Interview is Scott Walter, president of the Capital Research Center. CRC is an investigative watchdog think tank that follows the money — and guess what they find? The dark web of Democrat donors is spending gobs of cash to politicize the pandemic and, ultimately, take back the White House.

Be sure to read Scott’s insightful piece here: https://spectator.org/democrats-began-politicizing-trumps-coronavirus-response-well-before-senate-gridlock/.

Teri is joined by Mallory Quigley, VP of Communications at SBA List, to talk about the hurdles facing the pro-life movement during the pandemic, the awful way Planned Parenthood wants to expand abortion during the crisis, and the thing Chuck Schumer said the should never be forgotten.

Be sure to go to https://www.sba-list.org/coronavirus to get the latest on the pro-life movement.

Concert, that is.

On this week’s Gen Xish episode, Teri and Fingers discuss how Gen X is faring with coronavirus restrictions and how it’s affecting their families. And, to keep things fun, they talk about their very first concerts and other concerts they’ve been to, spanning the 70s to present day. SPOILER ALERT: Shaun Cassidy is mentioned.

Teri’s guest on the latest Isolation Interview is Andy Mangione, Vice President of AMAC (Association of Mature American Citizens). Andy explains what AMAC is doing to make sure issues important to seniors are included in the pending relief package. Also, does Andy think DC policymakers “get it” when it comes to understanding the suffering taking place during the national crisis?

National Review’s Jim Geraghty joins Teri to talk about his deep dive into how China lied in the early days of coronavirus and the one thing they could’ve done to help stem the worldwide spread. Be sure to read Jim’s article here: https://www.nationalreview.com/the-morning-jolt/chinas-devastating-lies/.

And how about that stimulus/relief package slowly making its way through Congress? Jim explains the possible fallout for the obstructionist Democrats.

Movie critic Christian Toto joins Teri with some great ideas on shows to watch to pass the time … and maybe a few to avoid. Also, what’s up with that stupid “Imagine” video? And will Hollywood ever recover from coronavirus?

Be sure to visit HollywoodinToto.com to get the latest from Christian.

Teri is joined by journalist Salena Zito to discuss the plight of everyday Americans during the coronavirus crisis. Salena talks about her recent visit to a homeless shelter and what she’s planning on her upcoming travels into the heartland. Also, what’s the hardest part about self-isolation for Salena? Listen to find out!

Be sure to go to SalenaZito.com to get the latest from this outstanding journalist.

Social media says Gen X was made for self-isolation, so it must be true. Right? Teri and Fingers discuss the “forgotten” generation’s reaction to coronavirus, plus Teri found some TV shows from her youth that can be binged for free (or almost free). Spoiler alert: Dirk Benedict is mentioned. More than once.

Let’s face it, we’re all Gen Xers now.

Teri’s guest this week is Elaine Parker, President of the Job Creators Network. Elaine explains what “Healthcare for You” is all about, why coverage for preexisting conditions is so important, and how President Trump is changing healthcare for the better.

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Last week, we brought you coverage from CPAC. This week, we bring you … the CPAC quarantine! In an expanded Gen X segment, Teri and her segment co-host, Fingers Malloy, talk about their experiences after a CPAC attendee was found to have coronavirus. And the race was on to get Teri’s daughter out of Europe before the travel ban kicked in.

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We’re back! Tune in to find out where we’ve been and what’s next. Also, host Teri Christoph heads to CPAC and talks with four great guests about free speech on college campuses, media bias, the current state of healthcare (there’s a pending Executive Order you need to hear abouts!) and Trump’s judicial nominees … and what might we expect from a Democrat president?

You should listen.

Kira sits down with Ethan and Kyle, the guys behind The Babylon Bee, to pick their brains on a wide range of issues, from Kanye and Black Friday to Disney+ and the impeachment hearings. One of these things is their “personal hell” — tune in to find out what!

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This week Kira flies solo to discuss impeachment – what you need to know and what you don’t even need to bother with. Also, why has the teen suicide rate quadrupled in the past decade? Kira has a unique and maybe controversial opinion on what exactly is going on.

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Kerry Picket of The Washington Examiner stops by to give the latest on the allegations against Democrat Congresswoman Katie Hill. Was she part of a throuple? What’s up with THAT photo? What are the political ramifications? Will the mainstream media ever cover this story?

Read Kerry’s latest at:
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/swing-district-katie-hill-2020-rivals-seize-on-leaked-naked-photo-as-campaign-issue

On this week’s episode, Kira and Teri tackle these questions:

* Filler states?
* Tulsi is a little bit okay?
* Is Meghan Markle good or bad?
* Is there such a thing as student privacy?
* What’s next for Smart Girl Politics?

Kira picks the winners and losers of this week’s Democrat debate; Teri is the real winner for skipping the debate to watch the Nats sweep the Cards. Natitude! Also: “feminists” like Mia Farrow have done great harm to younger women; Team Kim or Team Kanye?; and, HBO’s “Succession” is our new jam.

 

Kira and Teri discuss the Dubya/Ellen friendship kerfuffle. Yes, Ellen did a good thing, but did she go far enough? Also, liberal privilege makes being friends difficult, teens no longer want jobs and an honest discussion of pumpkin spice. Be sure to tune in to find out if Kira is getting a flu shot this year!

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We’ve got two great segments for you this week. First up, Kira talks with Canadian journalist Andrew Lawton, who loves covering Justin Trudeau; unfortunately, the feeling is not mutual. In the second segment, The Washington Examiner’s Ellie Bufkin stops by to talk with Teri about Robert DeNiro and Boris Johnson, two men who are accused of behaving badly. Also, should you get the flu shot or not?

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